Nine things to do in North Devon this bank holiday weekend
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Stuck for what to do in North Devon this bank holiday weekend? From family days out to dancing on the beach, we’ve got you covered with this North Devon bank holiday events.
It’s bank holiday weekend, the start of half term, and it’s set to be a scorcher in North Devon.
Whether you plan to lounge in the sun, enjoy some family time or seek out some adventure, here are nine things to do in North Devon this bank holiday weekend.
Apres surf at Skybar
Where: Down End, Croyde, Friday, May 25 – Sunday, May 27
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Enjoy sunset views, street food, live music and plenty of different drinks with freestyle on Friday, beach house on Saturday and soul on Sunday.
Bideford Bike Show
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Where: Bideford Quay, Saturday, May 26
Head to Bideford Quay and take in the sights of hundreds of bikes and trikes, as well as music, entertainment and food.
North Devon Beer Festival
Where: Barnstaple Pannier Market, Sunday, May 27- Monday, May 28
Visitors can drop in and enjoy samples from 14 local breweries and four cider makers, as well as street food, entertainment, and even a guest appearance from some gin.
Find a secret spot
Where: Any of North Devon’s secret beaches
Fancy finding a quiet spot in the sun away from the half term crowds? Pack a picnic, jump in the car and check out on of North Devon’s secret beaches!
Where: Quince Honey Farm, South Molton, Saturday, May 26
Fancy getting a buzz this half term? Do something a little different and experience life as a beekeeper while finding out about the life of a honey bee.
Where: Parracombe, Saturday, May 26
The North Devon Rambers are hosting a walking festival this summer, and the bank holiday walk will take in prehistoric barrows and Woody Bay station.
Get set and grow
Where: RHS Garden Rosemoor, Torrington, all weekend
Families can enjoy a trail around the garden and various craft workshops when they visit RHS Rosemoor, as well as taking in the beautiful garden sights.
Where: The Big Sheep, Abbotsham, all weekend
The Big Sheep will be hosting a weekend of family, bubble-filled fun, with a special appearance from Captain Coconut on Saturday.
The Earl of Rone
Where: Combe Martin, Friday, May 25 - Monday, May 28
Head to Combe Martin for a truly unique custom this weekend, with parades through the village and parades at 7pm on Friday,a children’s procession on Sunday, and the procession casting the earl out to sea on Monday evening.
Need more inspiration?
Check out our what’s on section for more bank holiday events in North Devon this weekend.